Alberta UBC members are encouraged to apply for the following awards and bursaries:

Robert Provencher Bursary Trust Fund

The Robert Provencher Bursary Trust Fund is available to dependents of Local 1325 members who are enrolling in a full-time, post-secondary program. The maximum award is $1,000 per year for a maximum of 2 awards.

Applications are available to download here. The application deadline is August 31.

To submit your application or any questions related to the program, please contact Diana Stubbard at 780-733-2160 or

ACTIMS Women in Trades Awards/Bursaries Program

The Women In Trades Awards/Bursaries Program was created to recognize women who are members of the Canadian Building Trades, and to bring awareness of employment opportunities for women in the skilled trades.

The application deadline is April 30.

This annual awards/bursaries program provides three (3) recipients each with $1,500, for a total of $4,500 in awards:

  • 1 award of $1,500 to any woman Journeyman who is part of the Building Trades Union
  • 2 bursaries of $1,500 each, to be given to two (2) apprentice women who are members of the BT Unions. Any 1st/2nd/3rd/4th/5th year apprentice

For more information, including how to apply, visit the ACTIMS Awards and Bursaries page.